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The Use of Force topic provides news, information and training on one the most commonly discussed areas in law enforcement training programs. Shooting skills and defensive tactics are critical to keeping officers alive out of harm's way. We cover all subjects—nothing is taboo in this discussion.
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Tenn. officer accused of transgender beating

The Associated PressMEMPHIS, Tenn. — A former Memphis police officer pleaded not guilty on Wednesday... - Full Story

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The truth about handgun knockdown power

By Commander Jeffry L. Johnson Long Beach Police Dept., Detective Division Special contributor to PoliceOneRelated... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

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Reality Training: Pipe Blanket

PoliceOneTV's Dave Smith takes you into a dramatic real-life situation in which law enforcement officers are required to make a deadly force decision in a uniquely ambiguous but dangerous situation.

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Putting terms in your terminology John Bowden - On Language, Communication, and Leadership

Putting terms in your terminology

Ed. Note: John Bowden retired from the Orlando Police Department in 1994 and presently is the founde... - Full Story

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Officer sentenced for 'assaulting suspect'

Michael Singleton, 43, is ordered to serve 18 months in county jail and three years probation.By Matt... - Full Story

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Houston police shooting video released

Police killed man who claimed to be a CIA agent; records show he also had 2003 run-in with officersRelated... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

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Utah firefighter said "come get me" before standoff

Related articles: Utah police to review deadly force in standoff SWAT shootings raise policy questions... - Full Story

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Philly police cleared in New Year's shooting

Related article: Philly police shootings to be investigatedBy MaryClaire Dale Associated PressPHILADELPHIA... - Full Story

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Texas chief prohibits TASER use against suspects on drugs

New policy only applies to officers that have "firsthand knowledge" that the suspect is on... - Full Story

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Phillip Pitts: Baton Use in Close Quarters Secure - Login Required

Defensive Tactics Expert Phillip Pitts give you tips on how to improve your empty hands techniques by effectively using your baton: an innovative take on using an old tool in a new way.

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Use of Force Columnists

Use of Force and the Law Use of Force and the Law
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